Welcome to Moscow! The country’s capital is a must-visit destination for those interested in Russia’s history, culture, and traditions, where modernity meets Stalinist architecture and colorful onion dome churches.
Moscow is a city of contrasts that will leave you mesmerized. A perfect destination for first time travellers in the country. Visit worldwide known historical landmarks, taste local cuisine and travel through the city by the most stunning metro system in the world !
19 essential places to visit in Moscow in 2023
Cathedrals, monasteries, palaces, museums, art galleries, theatres … There is so much to see in Moscow that it’s overwhelming. I’ve been dozens of time in Russia’s capital and here are…
Special diet on the Trans-Siberian (halal, vegeterian … )
You follow a special diet & worry to travel on the Trans-Siberian and starve ? Have no fear, feeding yourself in Russia or on the train is not an issue….
Moscow metro : a self guided tour (includes map)
The metro of Moscow is a monument in itself and the most beautiful in the world in my opinion – An underground museum you could explore for days and not…
Do you really need to speak Russian to travel in Russia ?
This is probably the main concern when thinking about travelling to Russia, along with safety and the idea that there isn’t much to see in this giant empty frozen land…
31 useful tips to travel in Russia (by a Westerner)
Russia, the world largest country is fascinating yet very intimidating for first time travellers. Its portrayal by Western medias, the SMO started in February 2022 and the warnings of governements…
How many days is enough to visit Moscow?
I’d recommend to spend minimum 3 days in Moscow, enough to visit the most famous and essential sights.
Can you fly to Moscow in 2023
Yes. You won’t be able to fly from any Western countries but totally doing via Turkey, Serbia, Armenia and plenty others in the Middle East and Asia.
What time of year is best to visit Moscow?
Late spring until early autumn is the best time to Moscow in my opinion. Winter is great with the Christmas decoration but rather gloomy, early spring and late autumn can be chilly and muddy.